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, the president of united states will address us all and make his case for why he deserves four more years in complete the task, and right the ship. our congressional correspondent is live in the skybox. the vice president that this place fired up and ready for joe. >> you can see why the obama campaign loves joe biden. he is prone to go over times. he delivers the terms -- in term s of hit a lot of points that fire of people in this hall and presumably across the country. >> he did mention repeatedly the fact that the republican presidential nominee did not discuss the troops overseas, dii that has been a talking point for the democrats since the -pconvention began. >> that is correct. you heard him reference barack obama as the commander in chief. he talked as a person who was in the oval office with president obama when tough decisions came what do we do about getting osama bin laden? there are risks involved with that mission. he talked about the automotive industry, which was crumbling before our eyes. president obama had to make a decision about how to handle it. he gave a personal t
's policies. let's watch. >> this is not a case of protests directed at the united states at large or at u.s. policy. this is in response to a video that is offensive. >> chris: you don't really believe that? >> chris, absolutely i believe that. in fact, it is the case. we had the evolution of the arab spring over the last many months but what sparked the recent violence was the airing on the internet of a very hateful very offensive video that has offended many people around the world. now, our strong view is that there is no excuse for violence. it is reprehensible and never justified but in fact there have been those in various parts of the world who have reacted with violence. their governments have increasingly and effectively responded and protected our facilities and condemned the violence and this outrageous response to what is an offensive individual yo video. there is no question what we have seen in the past with satanic verses and the cartoon of the prophet muhammad there have been such things that have sparked outrage and anger and this has been the proximate cause. >> chris:
the united states is weak. this president is not understand the importance of american leadership. >> reporter: other hot spots, iran, iraq, sudan, tunsia, gaza, yemin, india, afghanistan and lebanon. the violent mobs continue to be fueled by reaction to a film reportedly created by a man in southern california. >> we have seen rage and violence directed at american embassies over a horrible internet video that we had nothing to do with. >> reporter: the secretary of state urged arab spring nations to protect united states embassies, if not she said the its will. the united states will. >> they had a mission. they believed in it. they knew the danger. they accepted it. >> the president spoke about chris stevens saying he laid down his life for his friends libyan and american. >> officials are looking at the records of the man linked to the film. this is video shot outside what is believed to be the los angeles county home of the 55- year-old. he is a coptic christian with a criminal past. they are now looking into if he violated the terms of his five- year probation. >>> today
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of weapons turning up at crime scenes in the united states and mexico. today's report found in evidence that holder was told about the way the investigation was handled. the 471 page report said that 14 employees for the atf and the justice department could face discipline. >> san francisco police warning about scam artists preying on hispanic women. who incidents involved scammers claiming to have bought winning lottery tickets. they say they need money to cash in the tick and the they can't do it because they aren't united states citizens. they have stolen almost $12,000 from two victims. >> work is now underway to reopen several fire stations that were shut because of budget cuts. it's not just money that is keeping one station from reopening right away. >> reporter: the lights off, nobody is home at the fire station 95. you could say that the place is a hole in the wall and the ceiling. >> wow. okay. it did -- it caved in. >> reporter: this is where the chief started his career, firefighters haven't been able to use the building since the storm in 2008 caused major water damage a
.s. government has released a video of its own. >> since our founding the united states has been a nation that respects all faiths. we reject all efforts to denigrate the religious beliefs of others. >> the ad has debuted on 7 pakistani networks potentially reaching an add audience of million, also appearing is hillary clinton. >> the united states government had absolutely nothing to do with this video. >> officials hope the psa denouncing the movie will quell some of the tension. friday is also the main muslim day of prayer and religious fervor runs high. anticipating violence the state department has announced u.s. diplomatic missions in some countries will be closed. >> the decision by the united states government to close temporarily its embassies and kun sul down consulate was made by that. >> they may have tied to them. >> the prime minister of libya says he thinks the attack that killed him was planned ahead of time. >> i think it is. i think it is, because the way it has taken place, the way they have done it clearly this crew has planned it, so it is not -- it is not a --
for the past 26 years. during that time, his work has taken him around the bay area, around the united states and around the world. even though he's not as recognizable as his brother, long time ktvu reporter, bob. his work has been just as important in building ktvu's reputation as one of the top news organizers around the country. he's covered every kind of story from city council meetings to presidential visits. from small rainstorms to major flooding. from house fires to wildfires. and in 1985, he john almost became the story when the fire he was covering nearly covered him and reporter john faller. -- john fowler. >> a warning of impending parrell. >> we're out of here. hey, bob. i got to go. >> they have to turn their truck outside this dirt trail for the fire is jumping the lines up ahead. >> let's go! there's the fire right there. >> yeah, i know. >> cameraman, john, park ranger guide and i are in the last car. >>> it's impossible to describe the heat, the smell, the sound of a wildfire. >> [ fire ] >> our only out is through the fire. somewhat subsided now. the only casualty, a fore
tour sponsored by an arizona based organization. the firefighters traveled throughout the united states and canada, among other things they raised money for women without insurance to get mammograms. >> in the philippines, police battled with hundreds living illegally in a complex. the squatters threw rocks and bottles. police responded with tear gas and water cannons. after several hours police removed them and workers started a planned demolition. the buildings located next to the financial district. >>> in the gulf dozens of nations taking part in a huge naval exercise. part thankful is to look for mines. in the past iran has threatened to shut down the waterway. >>> and at the united nations iran leader started on the offensive, he denounced the united states for trying to shut down the nuclear program and said iran doesn't fear a strike on its nuclear facility. the president also denied iran is providing weapons or training to syria. >> the president is scheduled to address the un general assembly tomorrow. he arrived attended a reception this evening. in his speech the white hou
the internet. punish those responsible is the message. its clear that the united states embassy shouldn't welcome pakistan until they remove this film. >> reporter: protests have broken out in more than 20 countries since last does when the ambassador from libya was killed. the suddenness of the attacks and protests leaves the question open, was it preplanned? ambassador susan rice said there is no evidence to show that. >> the governments have increasingly and effectively responded and protected our facilities and condemned the violence and this outrageous response to what is an offensive video. >> reporter: but the michigan congressman said it's to early to tell. >> seemed to be a military style, coordinated, they had indirect fire, coordinated with direct fire. rocket attacks. >> reporter: the libya president said 50 people were arrested in connection with the attacks saying he suspects preplanning. >> its clear that the assault was well trained well prepared have planned this. rum. >> reporter: there is no telling how long the protests will last. > the pope prayed for peace and
growth. the numbers were released today. they say that home values in 20 united states cities were up 1.2% in july compared to a year earlier. it's the biggest 12 month advance since august of 2010. despite the news on housing and good news on consumer confidence stock prices fell today. people were worried about the lower profit forecast for caterpillar. the dow fell 101 points, the nasdaq down 43 and the s and p had it's worst day since june, down 15 points. >> toys r us the latest to put out the help wanted signs for the holidays. the toy store giant plans to hire 45,000 seasonal workers. that's about 13% monday that it hired last year. many of the new employees will help with online customer orders that can be picked up at stores, wal-mart and koh also's are also beefing up staff. >> hundreds of comcast employees in northern california learned today they are losing their jobs. comcast is moving all of its california call centers out of state including the ones in livermore, morgan hill and sacramento. that means one thousand jobs gone. >> reporter: hundreds of employees in sacrame
of the united states. >> former president bill clinton fires up the crowd at the democratic national convention. we are heading there live to bring you reaction of last night and a plea view of what is up tonight. >>> and meteorologist mark tamayo will have the weather. and volunteers turn out to help a bay area veteran. lots of prepaid cards come pre-filled with problems. enough is enough. introducing the chase liquid reloadable card. with chase liquid, there's no waiting and no fee to activate you can load cash and checks at any chase depositfriendly atm and there are no withdrawal fees at over 17,500 chase atms all for one flat fee of $4.95 per month. get rid of prepaid problems. get chase liquid. >>> highway 17 was shut down in both directions for several hours overnight. the cab of a truck carrying liquid nitrogen melted after catching fire around 10:00 p.m. it happened near summit road in the santa cruz mountains. the fire burned part of the hillside as well but flames did not get burned through the tank. the incident caused a big traffic problem but no one was injured. >>> president obam
managers ahead of wednesday-thursday schedule in both europe and the united states. given the run-up we've seen in stocks, let's say from 1408 to 1440, just in the last week or so, i think money managers are paring a little bit of risk back, because you do have random events taking place on wednesday and thursday. and given these outside-day lower formations in those stocks, look for some of those higher beta stocks like apple and intel to perhaps consolidate and trade off a little bit more than otherwise as the technicals have deteriorated at least in the short term. > > thanks to you. that's john brady of rj o'brien. > > thank you. wall street is taking on a different look 11 years after the 9/11 attacks. shortly following the terrorist attacks, some trading firms moved operations away from new york, heading to places such as chicago and new jersey. today, some firms are migrating away from wall street as the financial crisis of 2008 continues to take a toll. "it's a pretty tough situation right now, you have banks that have gone through a crisis. typically through a downturn they c
. >> the body of chris stevens was returned home to the united states today. full military honor was given to him and the three killed in the attack on the embassy in libya. this as protests continue to spread across the middle east and northern africa fueled by fury over the anti islamic movie done in california. tonight the military is sending a team of marines to sudan after an angry mob attacked the embassies. this video shows at tack on the germany embassy for 5,000 men were rioting before knocking down the gates and getting inside the compound. at least three people died in similar riots outside the united states embassy. like with the welcome home for the ambassador and the three americans killed on 9/11 >> reporter: they are four men the president called patriotic, who served when called upon. one casket at a time. four americans brought back to their home soil awaiting their families, their president. >> they had a mission. they believed in it. they knew the danger, they accepted it. >> reporter: the transfer of remain ceremony was quiet but patriotic as the four were honored inc
of the best small cities in the united states. ranked 27 out of 100. they look at job growth, school districts and low crime. four other california cities made the list. cupertino is where apple is based and today apple unveiled the iphone 5 and coming up, we will tell you which rumors proved true about the iphone 5. >>> supporters of a new sales tax measure were busy today. supporters handed out information. it would extend an existing half cent sales tax and increase it by another half cent and it would raise money for transit projects. >> investments to repair highways, streets, transit, seniors with disabilities, extensions on bart and improves to communities. >> opponents call it a tax increase without any expiration date. >>> today speaker of the house john area -- governor jerry brown signed into law -- >> the biggest pension reform law ever. >> it will increase the retirement age for new state employees and cap annual payments at $132,000 and it ends a number of abuses of the system. some say it will save the state $64 billion over the next 30 years but union leaders say it violated th
states bank on lincoln avenue.united states bank in sunnyvale. in both cases the man entered the bank, demanded money and then left running the stolen cash. >> employees a company specializes in security for mobile devices have found a flaw that could let some ride muni for free. they have found a way to undermine the limited use paper fare card and restore values without paying. the men found problem was transit systems in san francisco, new york and new jersey and then told the transit agencies. if. > new, sal live in oakland with the new rules of the road when it comes to driverless cars. >> reporter: imagine a rush hour without traffic or a car that could drive you home, it could be driving me around now as i do this report. that's -- the idea one step closer to reality today. perhaps the -- the governor arrived today in aself driven car. he then went inside and signed a law clearing the way for driverless cars to hit the road. >> another step forward. in this long march in california pioneering the future and leading the country and the whole world. >> reporter: the new law wi
quiet for years but tonight more than a dozen united states servicemen and women are making their voices heard. they claim they were assaulted or, raped and harassed by current and former members of the military. new, we talked to some of the service members today after they filed a lawsuit in federal court. >> reporter: the purpose of this lawsuit is to protect future military recruits. so for the first time more than a dozen alleged victims are speaking out. >> i have been alone and i have been quiet. >> reporter: today she is coming forward with a message for other military victims. >> i know it's really hard to speak up especially if you are still in the military. but you aren't alone and we are fighting for you. . >> reporter: she is joining 18 others in a federal lawsuit filed in san francisco today against the current and former united states defense secretaries and the secretary of the army and air force. they claim the high ranking officials knew about at assault problem in the military and didn't do enough to prosecute the attackers or stop revenge. him all endured strikingly
nomination for president of the united states. >> they take the mario brothers and auto tuning and put it together to help us understand to see who scored together. ♪ every parent should have a choice, to help create a better future ♪ >> this video makes these speeches watchable. >> you realize these two guys have speech writers that are trying to get across the same poi point. ♪ god bless the united states. god bless the american people. god bless neil armstrong ♪ >> that came out of no where. >> the great thing at the end was obama's expression when he learns he lost. >>> you guys have to sharpen your pencils because you're going to want to add this to your christmas list that you send to santa. >> what? no way. this is the popinator. and it's put together by popcorn, indiana. as you can see it's a little device that reacts to the sound of your voice. all you have to do is say pop and it will shoot a piece of popcorn up to 15 feet in your direction. so it will sense around where i am around this thing, position itself just perfectly and throw me a piece of popcorn? love it. >
no to that. >> reporter: romney called the numbers disappoints while the president said the united states is now seen 30 straight months of job growth. the president's convention speech last night set a new record for political tweets. at the close of the address at which there were over 52t 52,000weets a minute. >> a quiet event at the young museum took a turn of chaos this evening. more than a hundred union members took over the museum lobby and blocked the doors. janet has been there since the start and joins us now live to explain why the workers are so upset. >> reporter: the critical mass bike group is just coming through so there is some noise. it was silent tonight, not so earlier when the union members took over this lobby at the young museum and some were arrested in this contract dispute. for man 100 union members with the seic marched in to the museum. they shouted bull horns, as patrons drank and watched what is usually a quiet night turn into a loud rally. > er. >> 94 employees who work there have been negotiating a contract for the past year. they say the museums are fin
are the president of the united states every minute of the day. you talk to the leader in turkey and a hugely important leader in that region of the world and pick up the phone and talk to the president of egypt and tell them, they have to have a strong reaction to the violence in our embassy and they have to protect our consulate and embassies and people that work in them it is it not just one meeting on a particular day of new york. the president is actively involved and engaged in the most dangerous day of the world every day of the week. >> chris: mitt romney released tax returns and this is what hoe showed. 14.wobpercent in 2011. and summary and no returns, he paid an average of 22 percent and never less than 13.7 percent. this is the single dumbest question i ever have asked. does that end the issue for the obama campaign? >> he gave the accountant years and the american poem, two. what is he hiding? why does he has corporations in bermuda and investment in the kaymens and someone investing in the chinese state oil company and banks in china? american people deserve to know more about m
.s. immigration and customs enforcement also removed 188,000 known criminals from the united states. supporters say more needs to be done to help immigrants who want to stay in the united states. >> we need workers. we don't have a good system to admit them legally. >> homeland security say the number of people trying to cross the boarder dropped to a 40 year low but the administration still needs to do more to address the 12 million illegal immigrants thought to be living in the united states. >>> here in milpitas, compassion and concern for a store clerk killed during a robbery this weekend. the latest details police just released half hour ago. >> a coast guard crew had a busy weekend saving six people in a single day. we will show you some of the rescue video coming up. >>> complete bay area news coverage continues right now, this is ktvu channel 2 news at 5:00 p.m. >> there is sadness and fear in a neighborhood today. people are paying respects after a popular store clerk was dunned down during -- gunned down during a weekend robbery at a 7-eleven. ktvu's rob effort h tells us the -- rober
. >> among the mourners were officers from all over the united states. he is from indiana. he said the law enforcement community is like a family. >> california highway patrol represented their agency and helped us in our time of mourning. it is our turn to give them support. >> he says it was important tashow respect for a -- to show respect for a fallen officer. you can find more clips and a slide show on www.ktvu.com. look under the i680 tab. >>> with the killing of u.s. ambassador chris stevens on tuesday and u.s. protests in the middle east, the state department issued a travel warning for americans. the violence led to a travel warning yesterday. today they added algeria to the list. warnings were already in place for 30 other countries. >>> today we learned authorities in libya made four arrests in the investigation into that four hour assault on the u.s. embassy that killed a u.s. ambassador and three others. it comes as officials call for leaders across the middle east to stand up against the violence sparked by that film. >> reporter: these are pictures from the most recent attac
. >>> the united states military says it is sending an elite unit of marine special forces and drones to libya to help bring those responsible for killing those americans to justice. the u.s. has already deployed an fbi investigation team that is trying to track al-qaeda sympathizers who are thought to have turned the benghazi demonstration into a violent one. intelligence officials are also reviewing telephone records and computer traffic. libyan law enforcement agencies say some arrests have already been made. >>> this morning, we are also getting a look at the ruins of the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya, where ambassador chris stevens and the three other americans were killed. coming up at 7:15, how a note found in the debris is shedding light on stevens' mission in libya. >>> in overnight news, san francisco police are investigating a homicide. it happened in the bayview district early this morning. police say they responded to a report of shooting just after 1:30 at osceola lane and lasalle avenue. police haven't released details on the victim or suspects. >>> highway 1 in san mateo co
the united states of america. thank you. >> you've been listening live to secretary of state, hillary clinton, speaking there in washington, talking about the attacks, the deadly attacks a at the embassy in libya where four americans were killed, including our u.s. ambassador to libya, chris stevens, who has bay area ties. that's a picture of him there. she says he will be remembered as a hero by many nations. she said this was an attack by a small and savage grew, not the government of libya. she said there were a lot of libya who helped the americans, taking them to the hospital. she also said the -- clinton said she has spoken to the interim president of libya. he's apologized and condemned this violence. clinton says a free and stable libya is still in their interest. they will not not -- they will not rest until those responsible for this are brought to justice and she also pointed out this happened on september 11th. we're going to continue to follow this story here throughout the morning on ktvu "mornings on 2" and in developing news in about 35 minutes, president obama will comment on
's not clear if the united states will ever send another mission to the moon. both democrats and republicans say they are in favor of reducing the budget for space. >>> it hasn't happened in more than two years but tonight a blue moon will shine over the bay area. that happen when is there are two full moons in the same calendar month. it only happen once every few years. the space and science center is hosting free lunar viewings tonight and tomorrow night. your next chance to catch one won't be until july of 2015. >> question though is will you be able to see it? wondering if the fog will roll in. let's check in with bill martin. it was a lot cooler. >> yeah. the fog will stick around. it was much cooler. yesterday's temperatures came off ten or 15 degrees. today some areas, another 20 degrees cooler than yesterday which was already cooler. that fog really stuck in and did its job. out in danville and livermore the fog bank still here. you never really cleared today. oakland bit of sun peeking through but not a loto. it had been a cloudy, foggy day. look at the differences. this -- upper
in afghanistan the united states handed control of the main american run prison to afghanistan authorities. the prison holds 3,000. the two sides still haven't eached agreement on hundreds of terror suspects being held there. the united states fears afghanistan will release them. ? in cuba the government blamed the failure of a main transmission line for a blackout that cut power to half the island. why it failed hasn't been explained. cubans are used to occasional outages but this happened near sweltering heat. >>> in britain thousands cheered the athletes at a huge parade. it was a part which that celebrated the 700 as well as london's success. there have been predictions both teams would be disorganized and be flops. in the end they were anything but. >> a restaurant that just opened in brentwood can count on having regulars. dozens of people camped out on lone tree way hours before buffalo wild wings opened today. the reason, the first 100 people in line got free wings for a year. the bar and grill has four other locations in dublin, sanious, fairfield and vacaville. >> the landmark
and celebrating their lives. >> we cannot forget. >> reporter: this ceremony recognized members 69 united states armed forces, many of whom say they were inspired to join by the events of september 11th. >> i would ask that we have a moment of silence to the victims, family and friends of the attack. >> reporter: in san jose the fire chief delivered a memorial message over the dispatch radio. he asked people to take part in a moment of silence at the time the first tower fell in new york. a memorial bell was rung to show the last alarm for the 343 new york firefighter who died on september 1st. >> the bay area has its own memorial to the heroes of flight 93 and today it was the site of a special remembrance. family and friends gathered and put flowers on the monument to their loved ones. the stones have all the names of those who died in pennsylvania. each of the 40 was also read out loud. family said 11 years later emotions are still high. >> it's just a reminder of that horrible day. i think again. you know it brings more emotion that you haven't had. >> anniversary the emotions are very r
diego county. >> new reports about whether the united states has early warnings about the attack in libya. the one that killed the u.s. ambassador and three other embassy workers. ktvu alison burns is live in our washington, d.c. bureau with an alarming report suggesting the u.s. should have done more to protect them. alison. >> reporter: first, dave, u.s. embassies around the world today are bracing for more protests and violence. the british newspaper the independent is reporting the u.s. state department had credible information 48 hours before mobs charged the consulate in benghazi but no warnings were given to diplomats there. four americans were killed in the attack. including chris stevens. california senator dianne feinstein says investigations are under way into the man that made the antiislamic film that has sparked such a furry. >> concerning the individual who did this very obnoxious 12 minute preview of some very stupid movie and wrong headed movie. and he may well not be who he is claimed to be either. >> reporter: politico reports this morning u.s. officials are fl
-elected. >> -- barack obama to be the next president of the united states and i proudly -- >> -- delegates that president obama needed four more years to continue repairing the economy. coming up more highlights from president clinton and the big conclusion set for tonight. >>> twitter is reporting a record number of tweets from the two political conventions. during the 2008 there was a total of 360,000 tweets. so far this year twitter is close to 9 million tweets for the two conventions combined. there are also more google searches and blogs about the conventions being recorded. >> wow. >> that is how people communicate now. >> it is. 5:07. tara is back to get you to where you need to go. another brush fire. >> yeah, we had one earlier there earlier in oakland and now there is a brush fire on 80 eastbound near the carquinez bridge so it is a developing situation. we will keep you posted. >>> the east shore freeway 80 westbound those headlights seems like traffic is moving along nicely, a look at 880 near the coliseum shows traffic flowing well in both directions, finally san mateo bridge,
the brinks of collapse to good jobs right here in the united states of america. >> ms. obama asked for more time to see the change her husband rommeled in 2008. a slew of other speakers -- running mate's plan for the future. including jillian who was the speaking. >> the romney budget doesn't just pull mall the middle class, it dismantles it. >> paul rye yon on fox this morn. >> this is what you expect when you have a president who can't run of his record. >> the romney campaign also slamming democrats, saying government belongs to the american people, not the other way around. >> fox news says the president is just about done with his acceptance speech. >> we will have democratic national convention coverage all week long. ktvu is streaming it line, just download the mobile app to our phone. >>> a vigil is being held tonight for sierra lamar, the search to find her has drawn the attention of a local congresswoman. >> around 40 volunteers rallied this morning. soon it will be six months sins she disappeared. >> it's still painful. that hasn't changed. >> you're honoring me and our whole com
of the united states of america. we will not waver in our commitment to see justice is done for this terrible act and make no mistake, justice will be done. >> the president ordered the american flag at the white house to be flow at half-staff. president obama also noted the four who lost their lives exemptlified america's request for freedom. the victims are also remembered on capitol hill today. >>> u.s. ambassador to libya is condemning the acts. he spoke about chris stevens. he said it mark as sad day for -- marks a sad day for him. >> he visited the libyans, eat with them, sit with them and very enthusiastic about the relations. >> he said that libya is still coping with the chaos left behind by moammar gadhafi and emphasized the country still needs the help of the united states. our coverage continues in 25 minutes, we take you to a mosque, what some muslims told us about the repercussions it could have on them. >>> after months of speculation apple unveiled the new iphone 5 in san francisco. ktvu's consumer editor tom vacar tells us what makes this phone different. >> reporter: i have
of political attack. >> make no mistake, justice will be done. >> it is never too early for the united states government to condemn attacks on americans... >> reporter: president barack obama took one last jab on mitt romney telling his rival tends to shoot before he takes aim. mitt romney will be campaigning later today in new york. reporting live, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> and back here in oakland three people were hurt in two separate shootings. both happened last night and two people were shot in the legs. this is about 9:00 last night. the second shooting happened in west oakland about 40 minutes later. a man was found wounded near the corner of 32nd and magnolia streets. no arrests have been made. >>> they have just approved an across the board pay cut for employees. pay cuts of 2 to 5% means they will not have to lay off employees. 70 positions may be a eliminated -- eliminated through attrition and those pay cuts are expected to save the school $6 million a year. [crowd noise] >> well the chicago public teacher's strike is now 4 days old today. major issues include salary incr
in the united states but several new reports suggest there is more work to be done. we will hear more on that coming up to our live washington d.c. bureau. >>> also paying tribute to the victims of the 9/11 attacks. this is new video from new zealand. first responders said prayers for those who paid the ultimate price. it is the year that new zealand's service and the american club of christ's church marked 9/11. >>> overnight, the chp is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash one that shut down east bay oakland for a while. witnesses are ared seeing the wreckage in the left lane of 580 right near the on ramp. they actually used their cars blocking off the crash scene until the police arrived. the man in his 060s died of his injuries and the cause of that crash continues. >>> they are looking to release radioactive contamination. u.s. navy contractors may have mishandled contaminated material. the navy is now preparing to transfer the former station over to san francisco for a new housing development at a cost of $105 million but everything depends on whether deadlines are met includi
the united states where he has a complaint with the world trade organization over china's trade practices. he alleges china is abusing trade laws by imposing more than $3 billion in duties on u.s. auto exports. and the elementary school in menlo park will be back in class after that fire destroyed one of the classrooms and some other trailers. volunteers spent this weekend taking out debris and cleaning out supplies. investigators believe that fire was started by a damaged electrical cord. >>> a vigil was held to mark six months since sierra lamar disappeared. family friends and volunteers released pal loans with mess a dark balloons with messages for sierra lemar and her mother says facebook helped the family cope during this difficult time. >> i appreciate hearing from everybody and it has really helped to console us as a family. >> sierra lemar disappeared on march 16th while walking to school and people continue to search for her every saturday. the man accused of murdering her will return to court next week. antolin garcia-torres will enter a plea, police believe she was murdered. antoli
and a fuel-cell car that will be sold in the united states in 2015. general motors recalled cars over a gear shift problem that may cause the cars to roll away when they're supposed to be in park. more than 400,000 cars from 2007 to 2010 were recalled for transmission problems. that includes the chevrolet malibu, pontiac g-6, and saturn aura. it could cause the cars to roll off after the driver has left the car. the problem caused four crashes but no injuries so far. owners are asked to bring in cars to gm dealerships to fix the problem. earlier in september, gm recalled 400,000 chevrolet cruzes due to engine trouble. 2.5 years after the deepwater horizon disaster in the gulf, drilling and output are increasing. in fact, an energy consulting company says a gulf oil boom is about to flow. bentek energy predicts within 10 years production will gush 28%. before deepwater, the gulf had accounted for nearly a 3rd of our domestic output. it's now 20%. several oil companies have billions of dollars in new drilling projects planned. right now there are 4,000 platforms pumping oil and gas from 35,000
to be at the heart of the protests. >> -- the united states government had absolutely nothing to do with this -- the united states had absolutely nog to do with this video. we absolutely reject its content and message. en. >> she's talking about an american-made film that's criticized anti-islam. it's said to have fueled the protest in yemen. that same attack is blowing blamed on the attacks where -- where chris stevens was killed. >> right now in egypt, people are lighting fires -- in the streets of cairo. they've beenly toking rocks -- they've been throwing rocks, all over that same fame. this morning, egyptian president mohammed percy has stopped the -- muhammed morsi has stopped this. the u.s. says it is taking all necessary precautions. now, coming up in our next hour of "mornings on 2," i'm gonna have more on the filmmaker who is apparently behind all of this in the middle east. back to dave and tori. >>> hamid karzai is canceling his trip to norway due to all of the protests in the middle east. there are reports that he decided to stay home because of the serious events in so
. the interim president of libya has apologized to the united states for the attack that killed the american ambassador and a bay area native chris stevens. this is his picture. stevens is one of four americans killed in a rocket attack at the u.s. embassy in benghazi. alison burns is live in our washington, d.c. bureau now to tell us what happened and what sparked the violence. >> reporter: at this hour it's unclear who is responsible for the attack that killed ambassador chris stevens. stevens and three other americans were killed on a rocket strike on the american consulate. their deaths came as protestors allegedly angry about an online film that is offensive to islam attacked u.s. compounds in libya and egypt. pictures from the scene are airing on cnn. a former pentagon spokesperson is suggesting the attacks might have been coordinated and linked to the 9/11 anniversary. the jib january government is condemning the attacks. stanes -- president obama is calling him a courageous representative of the united states. secretary of state hillary clinton say there is is profound sadness over h
to become president of the united states. [ cheers ] >> but in america it can happen because of education. >> the president also said he's worked with republicans in congress to cut a trillion dollars in spending and that he's ready accomplish more with then. recent polls show the president with a 5-point lead in colorado over mitt romney. >> if we just have a government that recognizes that by lifting individuals and celebrating success in america, we're gonna have more of it, then you are gonna see this economy come roaring back. >> obama's challenger spoke to a crowd of supporters. he touted his decades of experience in the private sector as a foundation to reviving the u.s. economy. >>> two bay area regions came in at the top. rippers at the -- researchers at the university of california graded ten regents. the south bay came in first, the east bay second, san francisco was sixth, mostly because of the high lost of living. >>> new york city's board of health this morning approved michael bloomberg's ban on super-sized soft drinks. the view aimed at fighting obesity and limits sugar-fi
in the united states air force. i served a total of 16 years. i was deployed 13 times. on my second deployment four bombs hit my vehicle. and at 19 years old, that was the first time i ever saw somebody die. coming back, i was raging. i started having pretty horrible nightmares. i would wake up in middle of the night sweats. i started drinking a lot. i felt worthless. i guess i never recognized it in myself. eventually, one day i just walked into the va hospital and said i'd like to see somebody. don't suffer alone. you've got to find that link with somebody that will make you let it go. it all starts with going to the va. there's a whole community of veterans that just want to help you out. it's for the guys who couldn't come back, you owe it to them to live well. because they're not here with their families. >>> good morning. lots of low clouds. a little stronger sea breeze. still lower 80s or 90s. >>> 33,000 people in 17 villages are being told to leave their homes. the volcano erupted near ann toga early yesterday afternoon. covering the area with smoke and ash. the red cross is setting up
in different parts of the united states this morning. one was at the university of texas in austin. authorities evacuated campus buildings after a call from someone claiming to be from al qaeda said bombs would go off in 90 minutes. the deadline passed and authorities cleared all of the buildings. a threat was also phoned in at north dakota state university where 20,000 people were evacuated. no bombs were found there either. >>> santa cruz police are asking for help finding a 70- year-old woman who disappeared last month possibly while driving to see her 90-year-old mother in san diego. >> the family says deanna approx would have been driving her 2003 bp cruiser -- -- brooks would have been driving her 2003 bp cruiser and the family has searched five counties. no trace of her. >>> there is word that homeless people are returning to encampments. one was at an underpass on kurtner avenue. law enforcement and other crews spent the summer cleaning out those encampments. >>> hayward police say a drunk driver is to blame for a car crash that knocked down a utility pole causing a power outage. it hap
the safest utility in the united states. >> reporter: whenever there's a major loss of gas line pressure, one person will be in command while other team members will have specific duties. 911 will be notified immediately and there will be constant troubleshooting as well as periodic drills. >> we'll be able to respond as effectively as possible. >> reporter: but the utility reform network says that's just talk. >> the troubling thing is we only find out how effective an emergency response system is when there's an emergency. there is no other way to know. >> reporter: pg&e says it now has solid records on all pipelines and has verified pressure safety factors in 2,000 miles of pipe. >> a lot of pg&e pipeline needs to be repaired and replaced. >> reporter: and that $5 to $10 billion bill. >>> the president was set to speak to as many as 74,000 people in an outdoor stadium in charlotte, north carolina, but with severe thunderstorms in the forecast, the speech is being moved inside the convention center where the rest of the nominating events are taking place. >>> california attorney general har
that was available was presented and i'm also satisfied that once the case reaches the united states supreme court they will find that california hasn't acted in a way consistent with the supreme courts previous ruling. >> you are or would you hold any malice toward society? >> no, i don't think so. but this is even the traditional questions in which you make me anticipate a situation that doesn't exist. and give answers that are purely academic and i can't do that and won't attempt to. with new degree of fairness, and spur of the moment. i haven't thought subjectly how i would feel. >> now at one point governor pat brown stayed carol chapman's execution. but the governor refused to do so a second time. with chestman set to die on may two, 1960 his attorney went to federal court to ask a judge for a stay of execution and as the clock ticked toward 10:00 a.m., the time for the pellets to draw. he issued a stay just one minute before 10:00. the problem is his secretary called san quentin to tell the warden but misdialed. when she finally got through, the warden told her the execution has already sta
. > > florida might be the first state in the united states where this is tried out. when might that be? > > we think road trains like this could be on the road in approximately 10 years, or even before that. we foresee things will be improved. adaptive cruise control will be enhanced, more drive support will enter vehicles. but, there's still the issue of legislation. we have to talk and discuss with policymakers how we can modify rules in order to allow this on public roads. one thing we will do is at the end of october, we will have a workshop in washington with policymakers to understand how we can modify legal regulations in an appropriate way. > > it sounds exciting. i'm not afraid of it, i'd love to try it. erik coelingh from volvo, thank you so much. > > ok, you're welcome. will general motors stock reach break-even is it a good value play? and why aren't gm executives being allowed to use their business jets as much? we cover it all in chart talk, next. our chart talk-meister today is matt shapiro. he runs his own company, mws capital. matt, let's talk about general motors. an interest
. they also raised money fly ryan's family members to san jose. >>> mortgage rates in the united states have once again hit record lows. the mortgage buying company freddie mac says that the average rate on a 30-year fixed home loan is now 3.49%. that's down from 3.55% last week. and the average 15-year fix is at a record low of 2.77 down from 2.8 last week. now, those low mortgage rates make it very tempting to consider buying a home but many bay area residents still wonder, is it better to own or rent? ktvu's ann rubin joins us from san jose with some practical advice on. this good afternoon, ann >> reporter: good afternoon. according to a new study, it's actually cheaper right now to own than rent. it may be a good time to buy. frustrated with renting? gaysha is. >> the rent goes up, 100, 200, 350 and that's unfortunate. >> reporter: acoeur d'alening to a study, it may actually be cheap tore buy than to rent. it looked at data nationwide for june, july and august and found that in oakland, it's 41% cheaper to own. in san francisco, 28% and in san jose, owning saves you about 31%. real est
, whether it's out of the eu, or here in the united states, when we hear datapoints or just earnings data that comes out that's a little bit mixed or disappointing, you could see vols pump up, so we're going to see if there's any opportunities in taking some vol positions, potentially to the upside going into the new expiration cycle. > > real quick joe, the commodities boom may have faded as the stimulus from the fed winds down. what's your play on that? > > you know, right now we're going to see if we see those commodity markets, like the grains and oil - they firmed up into the close yesterday - we're going to see if that firming continues. but we're going to watch the euro currency action. that's really been our tell to see if that will firm up. if the euro currency firms up, we could see the commodities start to firm up. > > have a good trading day joe, thanks. > > thank you. more than a quarter of small businesses in the u.s. are owned by women - nearly eight million at last count. but access to capital and contract bundling is crowding them out of competition. in our cover story, h
is an insult not ownly to muslims but to america as well. >> i have made it clear the united states had nothing to do with this video. i believe its message must be rejected by all who respect our commonality. >>> candidate mitt romney spoke at the clinton global initiative a couple of hours before the president was there and he offered his opinion on the u.s. foreign aid system and the handling of the middle east violence. >> syria has witnessed the kill else of tennings to -- killing of tens of thousands of people. our ambassador to libya was assassinated in a terrorist attack. iran is moving to nuclear capability. >> there was no bipartisan resentment on stage as romney stood side by side. in fact, he joked about the good he could have on the polls. >>> some students are hard at work today, trying to get their peers to register to vote. a rally is getting underway. new at noon, allie rasmus joins us live to explain what is difference about this registration drive. with just six weeks to go, voters registration efforts are in full swing. as you mentioned, there is a rally taking place right n
% favor it. 14% said they should be allowed to work in the united states. 13% said all should be deported. when asked whether they should be given driver licenses, 40% said yes. >>> the company will move to 815 market street near the old navy store. san francisco has been pushing for a revitalization of the area. it should open next summer. >>> after two months, yahoo's new ceo is implementing major changes. she told employees this week that company decisions on which products to ship will now be based on three criteria. it must ship in six months, reach 100 million users and generate $100 million. >>> leaders rill be on hand for a ceremony tomorrow -- will be on hand for the ceremony tomorrow for the bart extension to san jose. san jose congressman mike honda is expected to tend long with officials. bart and university of california at berkeley have teamed up to increase seismic safety on trains. new technology will allow bart trains to automatic slow down up to a minute before the ground starts shaking in an earthquake. they will slow down from 70 miles per hour to 26 miles per hour. >>
of its kind here in the united states. >>> well, you should know that some 2,000 bicycle riders from around the world are expected to gather in san francisco tonight. they're marking the 20th 20th anniversary of the critical mass movement, the big bike ride take place of the last friday every month with hundreds of riders filling the streets of san francisco. critical mass riders say the popularity of bike riding has really grown in the last 20 years. >> i think we're going to see bicycles flooding the streets. it's going to be a much better city and more friendly and family friendly city. >> critical mass kicks off at 6:00 tonight. police say drivers, you should expect delays. >>> 4:36 is the time. hopefully no big delays. >> drivers should expect delays. >> steve and i have actually been stopped at an intersection watching a lot of bikes go by. >> you should try and take transit today if you're working in that area of town. we'll keep you updated right here on ktvu news. >>> normally we have this wide big shot where you can see up there for miles. right now we have to tilt the came
kill somebody? >> keep it real for a second. at military funerals in the united states, they shoot gups off, right, when they're honoring the dead? >> the 21-gun salute. >> sure. >> yes. what? >> still guns. >> still gunfire. >> but they're rifles. these are machine guns. where are the bride and groom? inside terrified? she decided to change her mind. i'm not going out there with your crazy relatives. this wedding is off. >>> if you asked me, this little boy is not having a good day. >> a young boy with his head caught between some cement pillers in a building in chongqing china. >> just playing around in a building. stuck his head through these cement grates almost in the building structure, but once he got his head through he couldn't get his head out. >> that's got to be so painful, and scary for a little kid like that. >> i always wonder, how do they get their heads in and can't get them out? >> pushing is always a lot easier than pulling. the skin starts folding up and gets stuck in there. the mom was terrified. they called for help. firefighters arrived but look what they used to
. not only for fires but maybe chasing suspects or cars? >> there are police departments in the united states that have them, but they're very controversial because some people think they're kind of an invasion of privacy, but this is really, really incredible. to have something like this unmanned, you can go in and see structural damage, things like that, really, irreally quickly d maybe save lives. >> we won't be surprised to see this technology in the future. >>> this is a part of the show where we spread love -- because you can sense a proposal. quite the simple but awesome production. this couple has been together for a while. they have 3 1/2 kids. by and a half kids, i think she may be expecting. >> okay. >> he got string instrument musicians to come and play. >> i have to say, he's got a hummer limo involved. not really simple. it's pretty orate. >> he also engaged their friends and family -- she got one flower for every single day they'd been together. >> wow. >> look! they've got 3 1/2 kids, that's a lot of days. >> i thought you said this cass simple? >> i think she has a feeling ab
. >> the united states is not the only place that has silly laws, and when i say silly, i mean silly. this is near the sea, and you see all of these people on bikes. do you see what that is? >> it's like a speed trap. it's photo radar for bicyclist. >> how would you know, you don't have a speedometer on your bike. >> right, but the mayor says he doesn't want moms and kids hit. >> it controls you into going slower. i don't necessarily think i disagree with this. >> this is not a bike track. you don't want people who think they're in the tour de france going by at 60 miles per hour. there is now a facebook page, and these people are not happy about it. another way for the government to take more of our money, some people said this is really messed up, and there has never been a death from the this. this is a real story. not real or fake time. this is actually something they're doing, photo radar for bicyclist. >> at number four today, a little spit, a shot of taser, and the video goes something like this -- >> take a look at sh surveillance footage in oklahoma. the woman you see there is in custody
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